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In music one must think with the heart and feel with the brain. ---->>>

Conductors must give unmistakable and suggestive signals to the orchestra - not choreography to the audience. ---->>>


Nationality: Hungarian
Born: June 7, 1897
Die: 07-29, 1970
Occupation: Composer

George Szell (; June 7, 1897 – July 30, 1970), originally György Széll, György Endre Szél, or Georg Szell, was a Hungarian-born Jewish-American conductor and composer. He is widely considered one of the twentieth century's greatest conductors. He is remembered today for his long and successful tenure as music director of the Cleveland Orchestra of Cleveland, Ohio, and for the recordings of the standard classical repertoire he made in Cleveland and with other orchestras (wikipedia)